All posts by Marie Herberstein

I am a biologist who works on the behaviour of spiders and insects here at Macquarie University. I am currently the Chair of Academic Senate.

Academic Senate

Academic Senate Top 5, May and June 2019

Find out about the Top 5 items discussed at the May and June meetings of the Academic Senate.

/ 18 July, 2019
Academic Senate

Academic Senate Top 5, April 2019

Check out the Top 5 items discussed at the April meeting of the Academic Senate.

/ 8 May, 2019

Academic Senate Top 5, February 2019

Check out the the Academic Senate Chair's quick run-down and vlog of the meeting on 19 Feb: new members; CMS; Freedom of Speech, Inquiry and Assembly; Shared Academic Governance; and Mudang-Dali.

/ 4 April, 2019
green Wally's Walk trees and students

Make your mark on Macquarie

Do you have an idea for a project that you wish to lead that will have a lasting impact?

/ 2 April, 2019
Academic Senate meeting

Academic Senate Top 5 in November and December 2018

Top 5 items at the Academic Senate meetings of 27 November and 3 December including Curriculum Architecture, a presentation from the Executive Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, and farewell to outgoing Senators.

/ 18 January, 2019
Academic Senate vote at December 3rd meeting

Celebrating and reflecting on our Curriculum journey

Celebrating and reflecting on the completion of the renewal phase of the Curriculum Architecture Project

/ 6 December, 2018
2018 Academic Senate

Academic Senate Top 5 Issues in October & November 2018

Academic Senate's top 5 topics from October and November 2018 - including project planning, Curriculum Architecture updates, and student-led business.

/ 20 November, 2018
Academic Senate

Academic Senate Top 5, September 2018

Top 5 Academic Senate Updates for September 2018 - Approval of Future Academic Senate Composition, Grade Appeal Policy Review Update, Curriculum Architecture Update, Establishing 2019 projects and the Chair's report.

/ 10 October, 2018
Academic Senate Student Inductio

Academic Senate Top 5, July 2018

Updates this month include the Curriculum Architecture Policy and Principles endorsement, discussion on the purpose and composition of the Academic Senate, mid-year traffic light assessment of Senate Projects, academic GPA and English language requirements, and a welcome to incoming student...

/ 2 August, 2018